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John Adams, Composer
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One of America’s most admired and respected composers, John Adams (b. 1947) is a musician of enormous range and technical command. His works, both operatic and symphonic, stand out among contemporary classical compositions for their depth of expression, brilliance of sound, and the profoundly humanist nature of their themes. Over the past 25 years, Adams’s music has played a decisive role in turning the tide of contemporary musical aesthetics away from academic modernism and toward a more exp...
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Adams: A Flowering Tree N/A
Composer: John Adams
Conductor: John Adams
Recording Date: Mon 27 Aug 2007
Act I - Scene 1 - One morning... (0:38) N/A
Act I - Scene 4 - They brought her to me (0:30) N/A
Act II - Scene 3 - Before I laughed with him nightly (0:33) N/A
Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Composer: John Adams
Recording Date: Mon 16 Feb 2015
June 10, 2016 - June 12, 2016 (4:29) N/A
Adams: Harmonielehre N/A
Composer: John Adams
Conductor: Jeffrey Kahane
Ensemble: NEC Philharmonia
Part I (17:47) N/A
Part II: The Anfortas Wound (12:39) N/A
Part III: Meister Eckhardt and Quackie (10:56) N/A
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